IT Risk Consultant

Role Calling! Recruitment Limited
£40k - 50k per year
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Forward Role Recruitment Technology Division is recruiting on behalf of a key financial services client based in the centre of Manchester. The company have an urgent requirement for an IT Risk Consultant to act in a first line of defence role supporting the IT in managing Technology related Operational Risk; ensuring risks are managed to within the agreed risk appetite, fulfilment of obligations to comply with the company's Risk Management Framework and to conduct a variety of risk identification, assessment and reporting activities. Role Profile: - Provide specialist IT Risk input, advice, consultancy and guidance and carry out a range risk / control assessments and issue validation activities to ensure that targeted risk remediation delivers required risk reduction for the key technology risk exposures. - Help to develop required risk remediation activities to mitigate risks and resolve issues. - Provide accurate and timely updates on risks, controls, test plans, issues and actions in the Bank's operational risk management system. - Develop and embed KRIs and other relevant risk MI in-line with governance requirements. The ideal candidate must have strong background in IT Risk and ideally be professionally qualified in the area of Technology Audit, Control Assurance and/or Risk Management with knowledge of CobIT or other industry recognised risk control frameworks. Further to this the successful candidate must have strong interpersonal/relationship management skills with the ability to communicate effectively at senior levels, both written and oral and have the ability to communicate concepts verbally and in writing to influence senior and non-specialist audiences. In return for your expertise the successful candidate can expect a competitive salary and generous package commensurate with this type of role. This is classed as a key hire for the business and rapid CV feedback and interview requests has been granted. If you feel this is an ideal opportunity, please forward an updated CV accordingly. For more details please contact Mike Rhodes on ************* As the North's leading Marketing, Digital, Analytics, IT and Design recruitment agency, we are continually receiving new assignments to work on so keep a close eye on our website, Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter pages for a full list of current permanent and interim opportunities as well as marketplace news and fun stuff. Forward Role is operating as an employment agency.
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